Multi-Media Account Executive

FOX 39 and WTVO are expanding our sales teams in Rockford, Ill. Come join the team with the fastest-growing news, more original content and number one weather team in the region.
This position isn’t for everybody. To be successful, you must fully embrace our consultative approach that uses a multi-media strategy to help our clients grow their business.
Special Duties:
• Prospect, qualify, close and grow NEW business
• Continue to learn and implement new strategies and products
• Responsible for order entry, contracts, follow-up and collections
• Play a role in the production of client’s creative elements
• Be an advocate for our products and programs
• Be a person: treat coworkers, prospects and clients with a service-centric attitude
WTVO and FOX 39 have an opening for the right account executive who possesses:
• Some sales experience is preferred
• Ability to hold meaningful conversations with decision makers
• Ability to CLOSE
• Demonstrates personal integrity to differentiate from the competition
• Know that that word “no” is an opportunity
• Proficient with popular social media and digital platforms
• Make decisions without supervision
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including: Word, PowerPoint & Outlook
• Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record
Extra Benefits:
• Top tier 3rd-party sales training program
• Flexible work schedule
• Preferred YMCA membership rate
• Opportunity to enjoy tickets to local events
• Quarterly off-site team building events

Interested candidates should apply at our corporate website:
Nexstar Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer .

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